Sermon Questions 8/17-18
- Why are you here in Sierra Vista?
What is your God-given "greater purpose" in Sierra Vista?
- Discuss different kinds of tools and their designed specific purpose (eg. hammer, screwdriver, etc.)
What are some different gifts and "tools" that God has specifically designed people for in the body of Christ?
- Share some gifts you see in each other that God has perhaps designed them for.
- Discuss what we know of masterpieces of art or inguinuity and what others may not notice or recognize.
How can this relate to us being created as God's masterpiece in the eyes of others? (Reference Ephesians 2:10)
- Have you ever thought about how unique you are that no one can take your place? What are some ways God has made you unique?
- Have you ever used your own reasoning to negate what may be God's purpose for you?
- Discuss how the following statement impacts you: "If you are not performing your purpose, part of God's purpose will not be completed."
- How are you using your purpose to touch the lives of others?
- Pastor Randy said, "If we use our talents and gifts for God's purpose, He uses it for His glory and our good."
- How does this make you feel?
- How does this impact you in your search to discover your purpose?
- Read Ephesians 4:11-16 together. Discuss the importance of us finding our God given purpose as it relates to the church and to the Sierra Vista Community.
- What is your next step on the path to discovering your destiny?